Meaning of “pale in comparison (with something/someone)” in the English Dictionary

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"pale in comparison (with something/someone)" in American English

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pale in comparison (with something/someone)

also pale by comparison (with something/someone)

to be not nearly as good as something or someone else:

The paintings he made later pale in comparison with his earlier work.

(Definition of “pale in comparison (with something/someone)” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)